Senate Bill 53

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To lower the minimum age for an original appointment as a police officer from twenty-one to eighteen years of age.

The OTA supports this bill.

Status: This bill is in the Senate Government Oversight Committee. The OTA submitted written testimony for review during committee hearing March 8, 2023.

See link below for more information on the Ohio Legislature's website, such as proponent and opponent testimonies, a summary of the bill, and more. 

Senate Bill 53

OTA Proponent Testimony